Tag: Testing of the Ale

Haven Arms, Hedon Beer Festival

The Haven Arms public house is to host a beer festival on Friday 1st – Saturday 2nd May 2009 with 25 hand-pulled beers and ciders available. The event, which may become an annual festival, kicks off formally this coming Friday at 4pm. The town’s ‘ceremonial and official ale […]

Testing the Hedon Ale – Ye Olde JigZone

This weekend’s JigZone puzzle depicts Hedon’s curious ceremony and annual re-enactment of ‘the testing of the local ale’. Dressed in medieval garbs the Mayor and official entourage will visit each public house in Hedon and test the ales in that establishment. The official ale tester (I want that […]

Our Hedon Adventure!

Our relocation to Hedon took place on Saturday 24th January 2009 following redundancy on the west coast (Blackpool). So here we are in the idyllic town of Hedon in East Yorkshire. Having been born in Hull and lived in the area all our lives prior to 2000, we […]